Penis Size, Self-Esteem, & Hate Messages: Part I with Alicia Walker

Premiere DateJul 10, 2018
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Intro
00:51 Alicia Walker Preface
02:04 Size & Self-Esteem Study Motivations
05:17 Devising the Study
08:46 Misleading Article Leads to Angry Messages
11:26 Coverage Gets Out of Hand
13:11 Outro
13:55 Dizzy Goon
16:04 Finish

In Part I, Alicia Walker describes the motivations behind her size and self-esteem study, what she thought would be a revolutionary methodology, and how online coverage torpedoed the research.

Alicia Walker is an assistant professor of sociology at Missouri State University.

Joe Virgillito is a staff writer and host of the Daily Beat podcast on BTRtoday. He is a graduate of Quinnipiac University with a degree in journalism. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and wandering around…

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